INFORM guide: information for historic building owners. Cleaning Sandstone: Risks and Consequences

Historic Scotland, Technical Conservation, Research and Education Group (2007) INFORM guide: information for historic building owners. Cleaning Sandstone: Risks and Consequences. , 8. [Journal]

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Abstract (in English)

"This INFORM publication [from Historic Scotland] is intended to appraise building owners of the issues surrounding cleaning sandstone buildings. It addresses the history of stonecleaning from the 1960s; benefits and risks of stonecleaning; types of surface discolouration found on sandstone buildings; past cleaning methods and their consequences; the need for testing and; new development and technologies." Source: Historic Scotland Sandstone Issue.

Item Type: Journal
Authors:
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Maxwell, IngvalUNSPECIFIED
Editors:
EditorsEmail
Maxwell, IngvalUNSPECIFIED
Corporate Authors: Historic Scotland, Technical Conservation, Research and Education Group
Languages: English
Keywords: cleaning; conservation techniques; restoration; cleaning technologies; sandstone buildings; sandstone; discolouration; cleaning methods; testing; building materials; causes of deterioration; Scotland
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 01. Generalities
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 12. Techniques
F.SCIENTIFIC TECHNIQUES AND METHODOLOGIES OF CONSERVATION > 01. Generalities
F.SCIENTIFIC TECHNIQUES AND METHODOLOGIES OF CONSERVATION > 32. Materials testing
F.SCIENTIFIC TECHNIQUES AND METHODOLOGIES OF CONSERVATION > 52. Structural surveys
G.DETERIORATION > 02. Causes of deterioration
G.DETERIORATION > 04. Effects of deterioration
G.DETERIORATION > 05. Prevention of deterioration
P. GEOGRAPHIC AREAS > 05. Europe
Title of the issue: Cleaning Sandstone: Risks and Consequences
Number: 8
Depositing User: intern icomos
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 13:29
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2017 09:45
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/1797

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